LEARNING FROM YOUR MISTAKES…

LEARNING FROM YOUR MISTAKES…

I know to many this sounds like an old motto. But, old mottos have their place and many have truth in them, if only we would listen and learn from them. It IS true..you can learn from your mistakes. We try a line or a new joke in our routine and it flops. It doesn’t...

WHY ARE THERE SO FEW VENTRILOQUISTS?

  This is a question I have been asked by reporters, newspaper people, and especially other ventriloquists. The clowns have huge numbers..the magicians are in abundance, but why so few vents in comparison? Let’s take a short look into this in this installment ....

IT’S THE PERSON..NOT NECESSSARILY THE PUPPET !

  I once had a call from a young aspiring ventriloquist asking “Where do I buy a puppet that’s as funny as Jeff Dunham’s “Peanut’ character? “. I was taken back for a moment, until I realized this person was serious. I gently explained that Jeff was the talent...

YOU CAN STILL REGISTER FOR VENT HAVEN ConVENTion 2015!

IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO REGISTER FOR VENT HAVEN ConVENTion 2015! We have a place for YOU at Vent Haven ConVENTin 2015 and it’s going to be great. We have the TOP people in ventriloquism attending and teaching, which is something you can’t get anywhere...

HOW MUCH “NEW”; HOW MUCH “OLD” IN YOUR SHOW?

I have often asked how much totally new material do you actually put into your “new” show? I am going to give you a few of my own personal insights into this area as “food for thought” for you to consider. First, you CAN recycle an old show if your intended audience...

YOU CAN STILL REGISTER FOR VENT HAVEN ConVENTion 2015

WE ARE STILL ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR VENT HAVEN ConVENTion 2015! Although the May 15 deadline has passed we are still taking registrations for the ConVENTion. We are not sold out! Our PayPal online registration system didn’t adjust to the new rates so it...
READ MORE TO GET MORE FOR YOUR ACT !

READ MORE TO GET MORE FOR YOUR ACT !

  It’s been said in the past that if you want to keep something a secret publish it in a book! I don’t think I totally agree with that statement, but it’s true, many do not read and because they refuse to know what has happened to others, they themselves do not...

WE’RE ON OUR THIRD HOTEL FOR THE VENT HAVEN ConVENTion!!

WE’RE ON OUR THIRD HOTEL FOR THE VENT HAVEN ConVENTion..AND HERE’S THE INFO. Wow, what mazing times! We have now filled TWO hotels and are working on a third one! If you are planning on attending the Vent Haven ConVENTion the hotel for you to book your...

SOME AMAZING THINGS ARE HAPPENING AT VHC 2015

  The theme of this years ConVENTion is “Let’s Build A Show” ans we have some of the finest pros in the business to guide you in this direction. Our own JEFF DUNHAM will be there on Thusday afternoon to lecture on “Ideas For Building Your...
THE IMPORTANCE OF ATTENDING WORKSHOPS AND CONVENTIONS

THE IMPORTANCE OF ATTENDING WORKSHOPS AND CONVENTIONS

  One of the most important things for all vents is to keep their skills up, and to continue to grow in our art. The BEST way to do that is to attend conferences and conventions where you can observe other ventriloquists. True, you can learn a lot by watching a...